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IT'S A CHRISTMAS NO ONE WILL FORGET ON "SUPER FUN NIGHT,"
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK
"Merry Super Fun Christmas" - Richard reluctantly drives Kimmie, Marika and Helen-Alice to a remote cut-your-own Xmas tree lot upstate, but the trip over the river and through the woods goes terribly wrong when Marika gets them lost and they run out of gas... on Christmas Eve. They think they're saved when they find a beautiful cabin miraculously stocked with a holiday feast... until the cranky old man who lives there (guest star Paul Dooley) shows up. Meanwhile, Kendall goes it alone with her frosty parents (guest stars Alan Ruck and Mo Gaffney), on "Super Fun Night," WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Super Fun Night" stars Rebel Wilson as Kimmie Boubier, Liza Lapira as Helen-Alice, Lauren Ash as Marika, Kevin Bishop as Richard Royce and Kate Jenkinson as Kendall.
Guest starring are Anastasia Pimenov as young Kimmie, Tara Strong as young Pamela, Mo Gaffney as Lydia Quinn, Alan Ruck as Spencer Quinn and Paul Dooley as the old man.
"Merry Super Fun Christmas" was written by Steve Rubinshteyn and directed by Christine Gernon.
"Super Fun Night" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to airdate.
SEASON(S): 1 (17 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: confirmed as canceled on 5/9/14
DESCRIPTION: (from ABC's press release, May 2013) Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier (Rebel Wilson) and her two best friends, Helen-Alice (Liza Lapira) and Marika (Lauren Ash), have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! Always Inside!" However Kimmie's recent promotion throws a monkey wrench into the tradition. Not only is she now working with her idol, "Lady Lawyer of the Year" Felicity Vanderstone (Kelen Coleman), but she meets a dashingly handsome British attorney, Richard Lovell (Kevin Bishop), who invites her to his party at a trendy club. Determined to spend time with Richard and heed Felicity's advice to network, Kimmie sets out to convince her friends to take Super Fun Night on the road. "Super Fun Night" stars Rebel Wilson ("Pitch Perfect," "Bridesmaids") as Kimmie, Lauren Ash ("Lars and the Real Girl") as Marika, Liza Lapira ("Don't Trust the B - in Apartment 23") as Helen-Alice, Kelen Coleman ("The Newsroom") as Felicity and Kevin Bishop ("Star Stories") as Richard. "Super Fun Night" was written by Rebel Wilson who also serves as co-executive producer. Executive producers are Conan O'Brien, Jeff Ross, David Kissinger and John Riggi ("30 Rock"), who also directed the pilot. "Super Fun Night" is produced by Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Conaco and Warner Bros. Television.